Samapleu mafic-ultramafic intrusion, Biankouma department, Dix-Huit Montagnes region, Ivory Coast
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||7° 46' North , 7° 56' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||7.76667,-7.93333|
|Köppen climate type:||Aw : Tropical savanna, wet|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||Côte d'Ivoire|
Nickel bearing ultramafic complex.
34 valid minerals.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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2500 - 2800 Ma
|Archean intrusive rocks|
Age: Neoarchean (2500 - 2800 Ma)
Lithology: Intrusive igneous rocks
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. 
2800 - 3200 Ma
Age: Mesoarchean (2800 - 3200 Ma)
Reference: Thiéblemont, D. (ed.). New edition of the 1:10,000,000 geological map of Africa. CGMW-BRGM.